Deuterated water is readily available in high purity, and is
relatively cheap. It is not radioactive. No special license is
required to purchase or handle it, unlike radioactive materials. You
could drink it, in moderate amounts, with no ill effect.
Some people drink at the fountain of knowledge....others just gargle.
On Wed, 26 Sep 2001 23:44:04 GMT, "Cereoid*" <cereoid at prodigy.net>
>That's right, "Heavy water" is the same stuff used in building atomic bombs.
>Makes one wonder where Carsten Richter of Humboldt-University in Berlin
>got it and why he wants to play with it. The stuff is toxic and radioactive.
>>Pity the poor impressionable athletes.
>You wouldn't catch me drinking peroxide.
>There have been liquid plant foods sold that contain peroxide.